SLIDESHOW: Christmas lights switch-on in Broughshane

The village of Broughshane was packed recently with local people and visitors from a wide area for the annual switching on of the Christmas lights.

Mid & East Antrim Mayor, Cllr Billy Ashe was in attendance and addressed the crowd which gathered in the centre of the village for the occasion.

Carol singing in Broughshane village on Friday night at the Christmas lights switch-on. INBT 48-827H

Carol singing in Broughshane village on Friday night at the Christmas lights switch-on. INBT 48-827H

As in previous years, there was a festive atmosphere on Main Street where local councillors joined in the traditional countdown to the big switch-on.